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VRF Internet Gateway Multiple External IP's 1 Internal IP to AWS

Trying to setup VRF for the first time and its not working for me even though I keep reading everything online. IP's are different to real life. I have an Internet connection which I can ping to my ...
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171 views

OpenSwan + AWS + Ubuntu 14.04 - Cannot reach server

i'm currently trying to set up a VPN in order to login into a private subnet hosted on AWS. The target host has Ubuntu 14.04 and installed OpenSwan. I've setup ipsec.conf, ipsec.secrets, xl2tpd.conf, ...
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Setting up a VPN connection to Amazon VPC - routing

I am having some real issues setting up a VPN between out office and AWS VPC. The "tunnels" appear to be up, however I don't know if they are configured correctly. The device I am using is a Netgear ...
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105 views

What is best practice for secure access to AWS, especially RDS?

After some reading (AWS docs, http://stratumsecurity.com/2012/12/03/practical-tactical-cloud-security-ec2/, etc..) I still don't understand how to organize secure & easy access to AWS (especially ...
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394 views

Software VPN connection to Amazon AWS VPC private instance [closed]

I have a Virtual Private Cloud (VPC) instance on Amazon AWS. Inside the VPC, I have a private instance which is running the database and a public instance which has the front-end web pages for ...
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1answer
825 views

AWS VPN Tunnel going down without traffic

I managed to setup a site-to-site VPN connection from Amazon VPC to a company's network, and after a lot of configuration it was working fine, but now i realized that the VPN tunnel is DOWN every time ...
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1answer
482 views

VPN Between Checkpoint R75.20 and AWS VPC

I have been trying for a long time now to configure a site-to-site VPN connection between Amazon and a Checkpoint R75.20 (previously i tried with Azure) unsuccessfully. I have tried everything and ...
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38 views

AWS VPC public web application connecting to database via VPN

What I am trying to do is set up a web application that is public facing but makes calls to a database that is on an internal network. I have been trying to set up an AWS VPC with a public subnet, ...
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AWS VPN Custom tunnel endpoints

When creating a VPN interface through the AWS Management Interface, the source and tunnel IP addresses are chosen by AWS (in this example to 169.254.249.26 and 169.254.249.25) Is there a way to ...
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AWS VPN server cost [closed]

This question is probably naive - please bear with me, I'm still getting my head around how VPNs work. TL;DR - if I host a VPN server on an EC2 instance (standalone, not VPC), will I pay $.05/hr for ...
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1answer
169 views

Correctly setting up SSTP on Amazon EC2 Server 2008 Domain Controller

I have successfully setup up a VPN connection to an EC2 instance of Windows Server 2008 using SSTP. But the setup seems a little hacked together and needs some tweeking. My first problem/question is ...
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196 views

VPN connection to AWS, when disrupted the server is unresponsive

I’ve got a Windows Server 2008 VM running in AWS. The server maintains a VPN connection to a server in my office for the purposes of synchronizing a Database. Currently using the Cisco AnyConnect VPN ...
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1answer
454 views

Issue with OpenVPN acting as client + server

I have 3 Amazon VPCs (Dev - 10.100.0.0/16 , QA - 10.101.0.0/16, Prod - 10.104.0.0/16). Each of these VPNs has an OpenVPN server. They are dolling out client IPs as follows: Dev - 10.100.0.0/16 - ...
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1answer
1k views

AWS: One VPC with multiple VPN connections to different sites. What about CIDR overlaps?

So, I have an app running in a VPC, with (currently) a VPN connection to the development location. The app is accessible at, let's say, 10.0.2.25 (IP of the internal ELB, accessible only via VPN). ...
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1answer
1k views

strongSwan IPsec server with AWS EC2 VPC VPN client

I'm trying to create a VPN tunnel between 2 AWS regions. The way I'm trying to do this is by setting up a IPsec server in Linux with strongSwan in one region, and then a VPC VPN in the other region. ...
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How can I setup a VPN for remote users to connect to a AWS RDS server?

I have remote developers that travel and have constantly changing IP addresses. I would like them to be able to connect to a VPN running on a instance on EC2. Once they are connected to the VPN with a ...
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1answer
352 views

Windows 2003 server RRAS on VPC

I'm trying to setup a L2TP VPN server(to give user access on to all my VPN instance) on a Windows 2003 instance running on my VPC. While trying to enable RRAS I'm getting error, "less than two network ...
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What back-end hardware or software do Amazon Web Services use to provide the VPN functionality for their VPCs? [closed]

When connecting an customer gateway to a VPC VPN, what hardware or software is providing the service on Amazon's side?
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454 views

Securing EC2 machines with VPC + a VPN?

Right now, my company is pre-launch and is getting away with a few dirty hacks. The biggest one is that our staging, ci, and monitoring boxes are available at staging.ourcompany.com, ...
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1answer
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Can you connect to Amazon VPC VPN from Windows 7 without a hardware VPN on your end?

I found this thread that seems to suggest it's not possible to connect to Amazon VPC VPN from a Windows 7 box without an external hardware (router) on the client side. Is this true, or did I miss ...
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2answers
120 views

How can I use a VPN to protect an EC2 instance so that only my devs can access it

I have a dev EC2 instance and I would like to use a VPN (ideally provided by AWS) so that only my web devs could access the website on port 80 Is this What virtual private connect is for?
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1answer
550 views

VPN to Amazon EC2 Windows 2008 Instance .. or Other Solution?

I have a Windows 2008 Amazon EC2 instance with a public facing web site and a back office 'Admin' site. Currently the back office site is secured with username / password, but ideally I'd like to add ...
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2answers
297 views

AWS-hosted sites unreachable from my EC2-based VPN

So I setup a simple PPTP VPN on my EC2 Ubuntu instance. However, when I'm connected to that VPN from my laptop, I'm unable to access any AWS-hosted sites/services (times out). Everything else works. ...
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2k views

Simplest possible VPN to Amazon EC2 instance

I have setup an EC2 instance (Windows Server 2008) that I will let different developers connect to. Since I want the connection to be secure I am trying to setup a VPN connection to that machine, but ...
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2answers
718 views

Windows 2008 Server in Amazon EC2 stops responding when SSTP/VPN connection is closed

All, I have a single Windows 2008 server running in Amazon's EC2 cloud. It's running a web application that is running fine and is accessible to the outside world. I need 3-5 developers to be able ...